May 2021 Free Community Days at the National Museum of Women in the Arts

By Editorial Team on April 26, 2021
Sonya Clark, Afro Abe II, 2012; Five-dollar bill and hand-embroidered thread, 4 x 6 in.; National Museum of Women in the Arts, Gift of Heather and Tony Podesta Collection; © Sonya Y.S. Clark; Photo by Lee Stalsworth

Free Community Days
The first and third Sundays of the month are Community Days at the National Museum of Women in the Arts (NWMA)! Visit us on Community Days for free admission to the museum—take this opportunity to explore our collection and special exhibitions before they close.

Current exhibitions include: Mary Ellen Mark: Girlhood, featuring Mark’s poignant snapshots of female adolescence all over the world; Sonya Clark: Bristle, Tatter, and Mend, a survey of Clark’s famous fiber and mixed-media works that address topics of race, heritage and visibility; and Selections from the Collection includes historical and contemporary art from women around the world, grouped into themes: “Rebels with a Cause,” “Family Matters,” “Space Encounters,” “Roots to Routes,” “The Great Outdoors,” and “Built to Order.”

WHEN

  • Sunday, May 2, 12–5 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 16, 12–5 p.m.

TICKETS
Advance purchase of timed tickets required nmwa.org/tickets. 

National Museum of Women in the Arts is located at 1250 New York Avenue, NW.